... the risk increases
with the severity of the trauma. Complications of TBI include immediate seizures, hydrocephalus or post- ... lung) dysfunction; cardiovascular (heart) dysfunction from blunt
... such as fractures,
nerve injuries, deep vein thrombosis , ...
www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/tbi/detail_tbi.htm - External Health Links
... Doctors only started to notice MODS as a complication of trauma in the 1970s, when intensive care units improved ... who take longer to recover (and often experience complications) have multiple surges. Scientists thought that "simple" trauma cases had shorter healing periods because they consisted ...
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Hydrocephalus (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)
... that may result from a subarachnoid
hemorrhage, head trauma, infection, tumor, or complications of surgery. However, many people develop NPH when ...
www.ninds.nih.gov/.../hydrocephalus/detail_hydrocephalus.htm - External Health Links